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Bob Spence

John Robert Spence

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: February 10, 1946 in San Diego, California, US
High School: St. Augustine HS (San Diego, CA)
School: Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)

Drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 4th round of the 1966 MLB June Amateur Draft from Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA) and the Chicago White Sox in the 1st round (4th) of the 1967 MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase from Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA).

Major League Stats

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1967 21 -0.2 Appleton MIDW A CHW 5 18 5 0 0 0 .278 .278 5
1968 22 -0.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-WRk CHW 55 179 42 7 1 5 .235 .369 66
1968 22 White Sox FLIL WRk CHW
1968 22 -0.4 Lynchburg CARL A CHW 55 179 42 7 1 5 .235 .369 66
1969 23 1.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-WRk CHW 70 271 226 36 71 20 0 4 32 6 1 34 41 .314 .402 .456 .858 103 4 0 7
1969 23 1.7 White Sox FLIS WRk CHW 29 123 96 18 33 8 0 1 13 4 0 22 20 .344 .463 .458 .922 44 2 0 3
1969 23 0.8 Lynchburg CARL A CHW 41 148 130 18 38 12 0 3 19 2 1 12 21 .292 .351 .454 .805 59 2 0 4
1970 24 -1.1 Tucson PCL AAA CHW 25 109 92 17 28 4 2 1 12 0 0 16 21 .304 .404 .424 .828 39 0 0 1
1971 25 -0.7 Tucson PCL AAA CHW 79 332 288 48 83 15 4 10 53 1 0 35 63 .288 .375 .472 .847 136 6 1 2
1972 26 0.4 Eugene PCL AAA PHI 107 415 337 62 99 15 2 18 61 2 5 69 78 .294 .419 .510 .930 172 6 0 3
1973 27 1.6 Eugene PCL AAA PHI 135 565 478 87 132 29 3 25 96 1 0 78 106 .276 .380 .506 .886 242 4 2 3
7 Seasons 476 1889 1618 250 460 90 12 63 254 10 6 232 309 .284 .378 .472 .849 763 20 3 16
WRk (2 seasons) WRk 29 123 96 18 33 8 0 1 13 4 0 22 20 .344 .463 .458 .922 44 2 0 3
A (3 seasons) A 101 345 327 18 85 19 1 8 19 2 1 12 21 .260 .287 .398 .685 130 2 0 4
AAA (4 seasons) AAA 346 1421 1195 214 342 63 11 54 222 4 5 198 268 .286 .392 .493 .885 589 16 3 9
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1969 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-WRk CHW 1B 61 593 553 35 5 42 .992 9.64
1969 23 White Sox FLIS WRk CHW 1B 27 273 254 16 3 23 .989 10.00
1969 23 Lynchburg CARL A CHW 1B 34 320 299 19 2 19 .994 9.35
1970 24 Tucson PCL AAA CHW 1B 25 269 254 11 4 23 .985 10.60
1971 25 Tucson PCL AAA CHW 1B 75 673 632 33 8 64 .988 8.87
1972 26 Eugene PCL AAA PHI 1B 97 908 858 39 11 89 .988 9.25
1973 27 Eugene PCL AAA PHI 1B 68 623 591 28 4 48 .994 9.10
5 Seasons 326 3066 2888 146 32 266 .990 9.31

Sabr ID: 9e7dcfc0

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